Pharmacy Technician Roles

Pharmacy Technicians are essential health professionals with a defined set of skills that positively impacts patients and pharmacy practice.

Pharmacy technicians are licensed health professionals who collaborate with pharmacists and other members of your healthcare team to support you in achieving your health goals.

Most pharmacy technicians in Alberta work in community and hospital pharmacies. Pharmacy technicians also work in clinics, long-term care and distribution facilities; and hold educator, management, and many other specialty positions.

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Here are some examples of the role pharmacy technicians play in your care.

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